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The Noteworthy Singers are spreading Christmas Joy with their annual ‘New Toys for Needy Kids’ concert on Thursday, December 5th at Community Christian Reformed Church, 1275 Bleams Road, Kitchener. Doors open at 1:20 p.m. with the show beginning at 2:00. The choir will sing seasonal favourites and admission is by donation (cheques can be made out to New Toys for Needy Kids) or with an unwrapped child’s toy. The concert supports the New Toys for Needy Kids campaign organized annually by the Waterloo Knights of Columbus. For more information, click here: https://www.nwsingers.com/
Emmanuel United Church in Waterloo is rounding out its fall concert series with two great Christmas concerts with deep roots in the Canadian music scene.
Ian Foster and Nancy Hynes (ticket link) live show is intimate and interactive: full of stories and songs. It takes place on Friday, November 29th, at 8:00 p.m. and tickets cost $20.
A Quartette Christmas: Cindy Church, Caitlin Hanford, Gwen Swick, and Sylvia Tyson is scheduled for Saturday, December 7th at 8:00 p.m. and tickets cost $40. Since their debut in 1993, the four members of Quartette have been both publicly and critically acclaimed for their lush harmonies and delightfully diverse repertoire. An evening with Quartette is always a magical musical journey.
Join Waterloo Region’s Homelessness and Housing Umbrella Group and support the ALL-IN 2020 campaign by taking in a screening of the documentary film ‘Push.’ Push follows Canadian Lelani Farha, UN special rapporteur, on the right to housing as she travels the world to figure out who is being pushed out of cities. This film speaks to the need for affordable housing worldwide and housing as a right versus an asset. The evening will include engagement and conversation with our panelists.
When: Thursday December 5th, 2019
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM EST
Where: Princess Twin Cinemas 46 King Street North Waterloo, ON N2J 2W8
Price $11.06 (Includes processing fee)
Get tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/push-screening-tickets-76453960855